The authoritative biography of the 'Father of Singapore'
A remarkable biography of the cultural icon, Paul Cézanne
A collected edition of bestselling author Nella Last's diaries, including substantial never-before published material from the war years
Life in Palestine today – what it is really like – day to day, now shortlisted for the Orwell Prize 2013
Mary Beard's famous blog 'A Don's Life' has been running on the TLS website for nearly five years. Through it she made her name as…
Penguins Stopped Play meets Cool Runnings in this hilarious and uplifting true story of footballing triumph against all the odds, set on a Pacific isl…
The remarkable life story of the founder of Reed Employment
P. Y. Betts
A memoir of growing up in London during the First World War, as told through the voice of a child.
Gregory White Smith
The definitive and explosive biography, based on new material, by the bestselling, prize-winning authors of Pollock.
The memoir of ANC member and anti-apartheid activist Albie Sachs casts a clear eye on the sacrifices made in the name of freedom and justice.
Yes Minister meets Alan Clark
Britains best-loved MP and bestselling diarist returns with his hilarious account of a New Labour backbencher
Tony Blair's least favourite colleague casts a mordant eye on whips and rebels, wars and liberties, spin and patronage, and expenses and legacies…
Full of wonderful vignettes and details.
A vivid and moving account of the author's childhood in the 1940s and 1950s in the little fishing village of St Monans…
Michael Blastland has written a beautiful and deeply thoughtful book about his 10-year-old son Joe.
What happens when a man, dazzled like most of us by hi-tech, happy to have his suits made by robots in New York, sets out to find the meaning of life?…
Already a classic among sailors, Nichols tell the true story of the inaugural 1968 Golden Globe sailing race: the first single-handed non-stop circumn…
At the age of 48 documentary filmmaker and painter Jane Darke lost her husband, the playwright Nick Darke, to cancer. After twenty five years together…
Daniel Mark Epstein
Dylan's songs sound as if they have been part of the folk music tradition for centuries The Ballad of Bob Dylan examines the influences behind hi…